Who we are
We are a web design company based in Springfield, Delaware County, PA. Our website address is: https://kernixwebdesign.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
The information is entered into fields in our contact form(s) enables you to take full advantage of the services that we offer. Should you purchase or use any Company services on or through the Site, the information that you supplied during the registration process may be used to track details about those purchases or use. We may collect email addresses from customers and visitors to the Site for the purpose of communicating with customers. If at any time you wish to be removed from the Company’s email database, you can request removal by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. We reserve the right to contact you via postal mail, email or telephone strictly for the purpose of administering your account
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Google Analytics (GA) collects anonymous aggregate data from site visitors including which pages are visited, what time of the day the pages are visited, for how long those pages are visited, etc. GA collects hundreds, if not, thousands, of data points regarding activity on the site. The only personally identifiable piece of information collected is a visitor’s IP address.
Google Analytics (GA) does not let me or anyone else see the IP address, but GA uses IP addresses to create reports that show where in the world visitors are from.
With an adjustment to this site’s GA code, the IP address is anonymized. This means the last three digits of the IP are removed and geo-location is no longer accurate.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
How we protect your data
This site has security features built into it and the plugin Wordfence does the rest.